In Re Sony PS3 "Other OS" Litigation

Filing 189

Declaration of Carter Ott in Support of 188 MOTION to Relate Case filed bySony Computer Entertainment America Inc, Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A, # 2 Exhibit B, # 3 Exhibit C)(Related document(s) 188 ) (Ott, Carter) (Filed on 12/27/2011)

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 LUANNE SACKS, Bar No. 120811 luanne.sacks@dlapiper.com CARTER OTT, Bar No. 221660 carter.ott@dlapiper.com DLA PIPER LLP (US) 555 Mission Street, Suite 2400 San Francisco, CA 94105 Tel: 415.836.2500 Fax: 415.836.2501 JOSEPH COLLINS Appearing Pro Hac Vice joseph.collins@dlapiper.com DLA PIPER LLP (US) 203 North LaSalle Street, Suite 1900 Chicago, IL 60601 Tel: 312.368.4000 Fax: 312.236.7516 Attorneys for Defendant SONY COMPUTER ENTERTAINMENT AMERICA LLC and NonParty SONY NETWORK ENTERTAINMENT INTERNATIONAL LLC. 13 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 14 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 15 SAN FRANCISCO DIVISION 16 17 IN RE SONY PS3 OTHER OS LITIGATION Case No.: C 10-1811 RS 19 DECLARATION OF CARTER OTT IN SUPPORT OF ADMINISTRATIVE MOTION TO CONSIDER WHETHER CASES SHOULD BE RELATED 20 (CIVIL LOCAL RULES 3-12 AND 7-11) 18 21 22 23 HENRY GARCIA, on behalf of himself, all others similarly situated and the general public, 26 Plaintiff, v. SONY COMPUTER ENTERTAINMENT AMERICA LLC and ACTIVISION BLIZZARD, INC., 27 Case No.: C 11-2246 RS Defendants. 24 25 28 DLA P IPER LLP (US) SAN FRANCISCO -1WEST\227837306.1 DECL. OF CARTER OTT ISO ADMIN. MOTION TO RELATE ACTIONS CASE NOS. C 10-1811 RS & C 11-02246 RS 1 2 I, Carter Ott, hereby declare as follows: 3 1. I am an attorney admitted to practice law in the State of California and authorized 4 to practice before this Court. I am an associate with the law firm of DLA Piper LLP (US) and 5 counsel for defendant Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC (“SCEA”) in the above- 6 captioned actions and for non-party Sony Network Entertainment International LLC (“SNEI”). I 7 have personal knowledge of the matters contained herein and, if called as a witness, I could and 8 would competently testify to the following. 9 10 11 2. This declaration is submitted in support of SCEA and SNEI’s Administrative Motion to Relate Actions. 3. Attached hereto as Exhibit A is a true and correct copy of an order reassigning 12 Garcia v. Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC, et al., Case No. 3:11-cv-02246-RS to 13 United States District Court Judge Richard Seeborg on May 16, 2011. 14 4. Attached hereto as Exhibit B is a true and correct copy of the Class Action 15 Complaint filed in Garcia v. Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC, et al. on May 6, 2011 16 in the Northern District of California. 17 5. Attached hereto as Exhibit C is a true and correct copy of the Class Action 18 Complaint filed in Fineman v. Sony Network Entertainment International LLC, et al., Case No. 19 11-cv-05680 on November 28, 2011 in the Northern District of California. 20 I declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the State of California that the 21 foregoing is true and correct to the best of my knowledge, and that this Declaration is executed on 22 December 22, 2011, at Sacramento, California. 23 /s/ Carter Ott CARTER OTT 24 25 26 27 28 DLA P IPER LLP (US) SAN FRANCISCO -2WEST\227837306.1 DECL. OF CARTER OTT ISO ADMIN. MOTION TO RELATE ACTIONS CASE NOS. C 10-1811 RS & C 11-02246 RS